book picks

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    Red Hot Book of the Week: Parasite by Mira Grant

    Parasite , the first book in Mira Grant's latest series, is a perfect read for Halloween. We love the way she sucks her readers...
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    Red Hot Book of the Week: Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch

    For our Red Hot Book of the Week, we've chosen Donna Tartt's new novel, The Goldfinch .
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    Fiction meets TV: A Supernatural mash-up

    If you like everything paranormal, you're probably a huge fan of the television show Supernatural . Lucky for you, paranormal and...
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    Tom Clancy's best novels: A round-up

    Bestselling author Tom Clancy died today at the age of 66, his publisher has confirmed. We're looking back at five of the celebrated...
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    4 Books to read for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    Breast cancer is something that, sadly, has affected almost all of us in one way or another. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: David Bell's Never Come Back

    We love mysteries and thrillers here at the SheKnows Book Lounge, which is why we're bringing you David Bell's third novel, Never...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: Ann Mah's Mastering the Art of French Eating

    In the past few years, food-based memoirs have become incredibly popular. Many of them owe an allegiance to Julia Child's My Life...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

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    Jhumpa Lahiri's The Lowland is one of the most eagerly anticipated novels of the year, which is why we've picked it as our Red Hot...
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    Fiction meets TV: An American Horror Story mashup

    American Horror Story: Asylum made Emmy history this year when it received the most nominations of any show. We've paired the hit...
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    INTERVIEW: Terry McMillan’s Who Asked You? A lesson in how to butt out

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    It was the sex scene that did it for me: made me close the book, pinch my brow and wonder what I'd gotten myself into. Though brief,...
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    The best of Roald Dahl

    Roald Dahl passed away in 1990, but his books continue to live on in the imaginations of kids and tweens. In honor of what would...
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    Fall YA roundup: The Moon and More , SYLO and more

    It's always fun to kick back with a YA (young adult) novel, and this fall has plenty of great new releases to offer.
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    4 New releases from the best women writers

    It's hard to keep track of new releases, even those by the best and brightest writers. If you're looking for a new book, try one of...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: Covet by Tracey Garvis Graves

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    New York Times best-selling author of On the Island , Tracey Garvis Graves, returns with another captivating novel that will grab...
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    INTERVIEW: Hollywood in Heels 's Charity Gaye Finnestad shares an excerpt

    At least, that's how Britney Spears described Charity Gaye Finnestad's first book, Hollywood in Heels . We had a chance to ask her...
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    10 September must-reads: Nicholas Sparks, Sue Grafton & more

    September is the month for some of the biggest new releases in publishing. To help you navigate the tidal wave of new books, we have...
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    7 Labor Day must-reads

    Whether your Labor Day plans involve lying by the pool or relaxing on the couch, keep one of these must-read books nearby.
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    The Nanny Diaries authors talk new novel, The First Affair

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    The Nanny Diaries authors are on fire! They have a new novel out called The First Affair (think: president, intern, scandal),...
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    Historical fiction: Books to read while waiting for Game of Thrones

    Many Game of Thrones addicts are finding it hard to wait until Spring of 2014 to return to Westeros. Luckily we have some great...
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    Fiction meets TV: Under the Dome mashup

    Under the Dome is making waves right now with its great ratings and critical acclaim — fans and critics alike seem to love this...